WorldCat Identities

Headly, Glenne

Works: 116 works in 386 publications in 4 languages and 16,967 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Comedy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Television mini-series  Western television programs  Film adaptations  Detective and mystery films  Romantic comedy films  Musical films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Other, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Glenne Headly
Mr. Holland's Opus by Michael Kamen( Visual )

28 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a serious musician who reluctantly enters the teaching profession to remain afloat financially and discovers that his true passion is teaching
Kit Kittredge : an American girl by Valerie Tripp( Visual )

11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Depression hits home for nine year old Kit Kittredge when her dad loses his business and leaves to find work. To keep their home, Kit and her mother take in boarders. When a lockbox with all their money is stolen, Kit's new hobo friend Will is the prime suspect. Kit refuses to believe Will would steal, and her efforts to uncover the truth get her and her pals in trouble
Dirty rotten scoundrels by Frank Oz( Visual )

23 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy filmed on the Riviera, it's the story of two con men who compete to see who can extract $50,000 from a woman first. The victim is a naive American heiress, and the competition between the two men, one a suave and sophisticated Englishman and the other a bumbling but appealing American, heats up!
Confessions of a teenage drama queen by Walt Disney( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mary Elizabeth Cep, is convinced her real name is Lola. When her Mom moves her family from fashionable New York City to a small suburb in New Jersey, Lola quickly finds a friend who likes the same band that she does. Disturbed by her environment, Lola is quick to wage war against the popular Carla Santini. She's also pursued by high school hunk Stu Wolff, but chooses to focus her attention on winning back her title of Most Popular Girl in School. With the help of a frumpy drama teacher and her friend Ella, Lola creates a dramatic performance to earn her the desired high status
Don Jon by Joseph Gordon-Levitt( Visual )

15 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jon Martello ... is a handsome, good old-fashioned guy known as Don Jon for his ability to bed beautiful women at will. But ironically, even the finest fling doesn't compare to the bliss Jon finds alone-watching porn on his computer. Barbara Sugarman ... is a gorgeous, good old-fashioned girl raised on romantic movies, and she's determined to find her Prince Charming. Wrestling with expectations of the opposite sex, Jon and Barbara struggle against false fantasies to find true intimacy"--Container
Dick Tracy by Warren Beatty( Visual )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Dick Tracy battles Big Boy Caprice, whose lady, Breathless Mahoney wants Tracy for herself. He steps into a crime war, while Tess Trueheart waits for him
The Joneses by Derrick Borte( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 852 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Joneses, a seemingly perfect family, are the envy of their posh, suburban neighborhood filled with all the trappings of the upper middle class. They are the ultimate trend setters with an endless supply of high-tech toys, designer clothes, fast cars and the latest gadgets. But as the neighbors try to keep up with the Joneses, none are prepared for the truth about this all too perfect family
Lonesome Dove by Simon Wincer( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Augustus McCrae and Woodrow Call, longtime friends and former Texas Rangers, steal over a thousand head of cattle from rustlers south of the border and recruit an unlikely crew of hands to drive the herd 3,000 miles north to Montana
What's the worst that could happen? by Sam Weisman( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2016 in English and held by 539 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thief Kevin Caffery attempts to rob from the home of rich and crooked businessman Max Fairbanks (who has to file for bankruptcy and is ripe for the pickings). But Fairbanks catches him in the act, calls the police and then procedes to steal the cherished ring that Kevin's girlfriend gave him. Caffery is then bent on revenge and getting his ring back. With the help of his partners and an auction, a thief steals from a crook
Eulogy by Hank Azaria( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When three generations of a deliciously dysfunctional family gather to bury the family patriarch, the beloved granddaughter of the deceased is given the task of delivering the eulogy. In the days leading up to the funeral, family secrets are revealed, old grudges resurface and the hosuehold erupts with renewed vigor
Sgt. Bilko by Jonathan Lynn( Visual )

8 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Army is known for churning out lean, mean fighting machines intent on protecting our great nation. But at Fort Baxter, there's one unit that can't even form a straight line ... Steve Martin stars with Dan Aykroyd and Phil Hartman in an outrageous comedy from Imagine Entertainment. Martin is the inexplicable, the incorrigible, the invincible Sgt. Ernie Bilko, leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the armed forces. Instead of training his troops for battle, he passes on his legacy of gambling and shunning responsibility. Times get tough however, when the base is threatened with a shutdown, and a by-the-book adversary, Major Thorn (Hartman), is intent on taking Bilko's reputation down with it. Now, all bets are on Bilko to drum up his biggest scheme yet to save Fort Baxter ... and clear his name!
The Sandy Bottom orchestra( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen-year-old Rachel is part of an eccentric family. Rachel's father, Norman, is a dairy farmer who dreams of being an orchestra conductor. Norman makes a surprise announcement that he's putting together a classical concert. Everyone must wait to see if this family can win over the townspeople or end up as the town's laughingstock
Seize the day by Open University HSW Shorts 01( Visual )

4 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tommy Wilhelm (Robin Williams) is a salesman. An honest, hard-working guy who has lost his job, his girlfriend, and left part of his sanity behind as he heads to New York to pick up the pieces of his life. He's always been able to sell, but caught in a downward spiral, he must, in addition, face the father who never really understood him, while trying to balance his newly precarious existence. The Los Angeles Herald Examiner calls Saul Bellow "the most honored living American writer," and yet this stands as the only of his works adapted to film. "Seize the Day" as well as Mr. Williams and the rest of the cast (which features Glenne Headly "Dick Tracy," Jerry Stiller, and Tony Roberts "Annie Hall, Manhattan") received critical praise for this adaptation
Mortal thoughts by Alan Rudolph( Visual )

14 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two woman who are best friends try to juggle jobs, husbands, home and kids. Then one night the abusive husband of one of the women turns up dead. Trying to help her friend, one woman weaves a network of lies, and has to resist the relentless questioning of a police detective
The amateurs( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex sells in America, and these guys know it. When Andy meets his ex-wife's new husband (an extremely wealthy guy) who is now his son's "cool" stepfather, he becomes motivated to make a change in his own life. With the help of his friends, a small-town group of loveable losers, they hit upon an idea to make their dreams come true. The grand plan they hope will lead to a life of riches and fame involves making the world's most innocent adult film. Every man's fantasy turns into a hilarious misadventure as they find out that they're in way over their heads
Dial a prayer( Visual )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cora McCarthy begrudgingly answers the phones at a prayer hotline run by an enthusiastic leader, and finds her own faith tested when a caller tries to convince her she's his savior
Getting even with dad( Visual )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Determined to go straight after one final heist, small-time crook Ray Gleason (Danson) successfully swipes a million-dollar stash of rare coins with the help of two klutzy cohorts (Rubinek and Sartain). But Ray's plans hit a snag when his long-neglected son Timmy (Culkin) arrives for a surprise visit, steals the stolen loot, and announces he'll give it back on one condition: that Ray do time ... as a dad!
American Girl 4 film favorites : Kit Kittredge - an American girl ; Samantha - an American girl holiday ; Molly - an American girl on the home front ; Felicity - an American girl adventure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samantha (2004). "Set in 1904, "American Girls" revolves around Samantha as she moves in with her grandmother and learns how to become a proper Victorian young lady."
Crimes of the heart by Beth Henley( Recording )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Pulitzer Prize-winner is a deeply touching and funny play about three eccentric sisters from a small Southern town rocked by scandal when Babe, the youngest, shoots her husband. Humor and pathos abound as the sisters unite with an intense young lawyer to save Babe from a murder charge, and overcome their family's painful past. An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Ray Baker, Donna Bullock, Arye Gross, Glenne Headly, Sondra Locke and Belita Moreno
Bartleby( Visual )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the manager of a public records firm decides his staff of three could use some help, he hires Bartleby, the one and only candidate who applies for the job. But before long, the eccentric new employee creates an uproar by repeatedly defying his boss with the phrase "I'd prefer not to."
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Kit Kittredge : an American girl
Alternative Names
Glenne Headly actrice américaine

Glenne Headly actriu estatunidenca

Glenne Headly actriz estadounidense

Glenne Headly Amerikaans acteur

Glenne Headly Amerikaans actrice

Glenne Headly amerikai színésznő

Glenne Headly amerikansk skådespelare

Glenne Headly amerikansk skodespelar

Glenne Headly amerikansk skuespiller

Glenne Headly attrice statunitense

Glenne Headly US-amerikanische Schauspielerin

Headley, Glenne 1955-

Headly, Glenne Aimee, 1955-

Γκλιν Χέντλι

Гленн Хедли

جلين هيدلي ممثلة أمريكية

گلن هدلی بازیگر آمریکایی

글렌 해들리




Kit Kittredge : an American girlDirty rotten scoundrelsDick TracyMortal thoughtsGetting even with dadCrimes of the heart